Business and the Economy, 1900-1909

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 1: 1900-1909. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 2
Content Level: (Level 4)
Lexile Measure: 1140L

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Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.


Important Events in Business and the Economy, 1900–1909 … 67


Preliminary Report of the United States Steel Corporation for the Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 1902

United States Steel Corporation, 1902… 70

Report to the President on the Anthracite Coal Strike of May–October, 1902

Anthracite Coal Strike Commission,
1903… 74

The History of the Standard Oil Company

Ida M. Tarbell, 1904 … 79

Manifesto of the Industrial Workers of the World

Industrial Workers of the World, January
1905… 84

Conditions in Chicago Stock Yards: Message from the President of the United States

James Bronson Reynolds and Charles P.
Neill, June 4, 1906 … 88

Court Injunctions and Labor Unions … 92

The Abuses of Organized Labor and Their
Frederick R. Boocock, October 17, 1906

"Free Press and Free Speech Invaded by
Injunction Against the A.F. of L.: A
Review and Protest"
Samuel Gompers, February 1908

The Western Federation of Miners on the Mesabi Range: An Address at a Social Entertainment of Hibbing Mine Workers

Teofilo Petriella, November 26,
1906… 96

Rate Wars in the Railroad Industry … 100

From the Directors of the Standard Oil
Company to Its Employees and

James A. Moffett, August 1907

Statement in Answer to the Allegations of
the Standard Oil Company Regarding Its
Conviction at Chicago.

Herbert Knox Smith, October 11,

Explosion at Darr Mine … 105

"Over Four Hundred Men Entombed by
Explosion at Darr Mine"; "Only Six
Bodies Recovered at Darr"
United Press, December 20, 1907;
December 21, 1907

Darr Mine Rescue Team at Van Meter,
Anonymous, December 19, 1907

Page 66  |  Top of Article Ford Price List of Parts for Models "N," "R," "S" and "S" Roadster

Ford Motor Company, 1908 … 109

"A Protective vs. a Competitive Tariff"

Home Market Club, 1909? … 114

Shop Management

Frederick Winslow Taylor, 1911… 118

Thirteenth Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1910, Volume VIII, Manufactures: 1909

U.S. Bureau of the Census, 1913 … 122

Bill Haywood's Book

William D. Haywood, 1929 … 130

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200030